Hunting Report 10474

Hunter Information
Hunter Name:Dennis Slater
Contact Information:5316 Muirfield Dr., Bakersfield, CA USA, , ; Phone: 661-444-0407 Email:
Hunting Experience:Fairly extensive - Africa and North America
Physical Condition:Fair
Date and Time of Hunt
Weapon Used:Rifle
How Hunt Was Conducted:
Date of Hunt:01/13/2016 to 01/27/2016
Place of Hunt: - Burkina Faso - 1
Hunting Area:Pama Centre Nord
Outfitter, Guide and Booking Agent Details
Outfitter (or safari company):Spear Safaris ; PO Box 54 Gravelotte, 0895 South Africa ; Phone: 011-27-15-3184363 Email: Website:
Personal Guide (if any):Ernest Dyason
Booking Agent (if any): ; , ;
Trip Arrangements (if self-guided):
License Required:
Game Description
Major Game Animals Taken:Buffalo, West Savanna; Roan, Western; Hartebeest, Western; Waterbuck, Defassa; Bushbuck, Harnessed; Kob; Reedbuck, Bohor; Warthog
Game Sought But Not Taken:; ; ;
Game Conditions Comments:Very good - It's possible, actually very likely to harvest excellent specimens of all western Africa's game animals.
Service Ratings
Quality of Outfit:ExcellentGuide/PH Ability:Excellent
Condition of Camp:GoodCondition of Equipment:Good
Quality of Food:GoodTrophy Care:Excellent
Name of Airline:Delta and Air FranceAirline ServiceGood
Airline Comments:No issues - all went as scheduled/booked
Hunting Fees:All costs covered under $30KAmount:$30000.00
Trophy Fees:Amount:$0.00
Commercial Airfares:$2,000Amount:$0.00
Charter Airfares:Amount:$0.00
Other Costs:Amount:$0.00
Summary Remarks
Problems of Hunt:None - Hot, easy walking, camp being fixed up.
Highlights of Hunt:Harvesting excellent quality game including monster hartebeest and bushbuck. Very good buffalo, roan and kob. Hearing lions, having a nice leopard walk by at 50 yards.
Equipment Recommendations:
Would You Recommend This Hunt to a Friend?yes
Why?Hunting with a real pro like Ernest takes out any uncertainty about game quality and what to shoot. Concession is newly reopened, lucked into being the first hunter recently into it.
Important Notes
Notified Outfitter?noNotified Personal Guide?noNotified Booking Agent?no
Seeking any kind of restitution or other settlement from agent, booking_agent or guide?no
If Seeking Restitution, What is Sought?
Additional Hunter Comments and/or Outfitter/Booking Agent Rebuttals